by Phie Ambo & Sami Saif
The directors, then partners, take a journey in pursuit of Sami's father, who abandoned his Danish family when Sami was very young. Before this ambitious film project started, Sami's beloved brother committed suicide, then his mother died, leaving Sami alone and grief-stricken.
This film is a personal and compelling drama filled with humor and strong emotions.
Length: 90 min
Production year: 2001
Subtitles: Danish or English
Sound: 2.0 Dolby Digital stereo
Directors: Phie Ambo, Sami Saif
Producer: Jonas Frederiksen
Available on: DVD (PAL) - VOD (DK/ EN Subs)
AWARDS & FESTIVALS
Joris Ivens Award, IDFA
Dokumentarfilmpreis Des Bayerischen Rundfunks, München Documentary Festival. 2002
Best Documentary, Zanzibar International Film Festival. 2003
Honorary Mention, American Film Institute 2003: